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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.

Idioms:

  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.